Kai Lohrasp and Nebuchadrezzar
, Alexander Polyhistor
This study (7 pdf pages) by the Orientalist and historian Louis H. Gray was published in Wiener Zeitschrift fur de Kunde des Morgenlandes (1904), pp. 291-298. Gray examines a passage in the 9-10th century Persian historian Tabari's History of the Prophets and Kings which associates Lohrasp, a figure of Iranian mythology, with the historical Babylonian king Nebuchadrezzar II (604-561 B.C.), destroyer of Jerusalem in 597 B.C. Book digitized by Google, article extracted and uploaded by user Robert Bedrosian.